Professional Master programme in Cybersecurity: from design to operations - 5600

Code 5600
Academic Year 2020-2021
Subject area Sciences and technology
Campus Bologna
Level First
Director Marco Prandini
Duration Annual
Teaching methods Conventional
Language English
Cost € 4.950,00
Instalments first instalment € 2.650 (two thousand six hundred fifty) (to be paid by the deadline set for enrolment 22/12/2020); second instalment € 2.300 (two thousand three hundred) (to be paid by 30/04/2021)
Application deadline

Nov 23, 2020 (Expired)

Enrolment start and end from 09/12/2020 to 22/12/2020
Main Department
Department of Computer Science and Engineering - DISI
Professional Profile
The programme lasts for one year, classroom training is delivered in English, awards 60 CFU credits and aims the following learning outcomes : The Master’s goal is to train, within a business context, experts in security of hardware-software IT infrastructures for the management of critical systems and data processing. In particular, the Master’s provides skills in the analysis of existing criticalities, as well as expertise in the design, planning, integration and deployment of security solutions on both an application and network level, in all infrastructure and process operating phases.
Number of participants
Min: 11 Max: 18
Admission qualifications
- first cycle degree and/or second / single cycle degree obtained under D.M. 270/04 or first cycle degree and/or second / single cycle degree obtained under the laws previously in force (DM 509/99 and Old Regulations) in the following fields or classes: L-8 Information engineering L-31 Computer sciences and technologies LM-18 computer technology LM-25 Automation engineering LM-26 Safety engineering LM-27 Telecommunications engineering LM-28 Electrical engineering LM-29 Electronic engineering LM-32 - Computer engineering LM-66 Computer security;

- first cycle degree and/or second / single cycle degree obtained abroad deemed equivalent to those described in point above by the admission committee, for the purposes of admission to the Master.

- All candidates must possess basic knowledge of operating systems, computer networks and C and Java programming languages. This requirement will be considered implicitly fulfilled with the completion of equivalent exams, certified in the candidate's study curriculum. In the absence of the said certifications, the required competences will be assessed during the interview with the candidate
Selection criteria
Admission to the Master is subject to a positive opinion based on the assessment of the candidate's qualifications and the outcomes of an interview.
Selection date
Nov 27, 2020
Study plan
  • Fundamentals of Security and Cryptography - SSD ING-INF/05 -  Rebecca Montanari
  • Network security and administration - SSD IING-INF/03 - Franco Callegati
  • Computer security and administration - SSD ING-INF/05 - Marco Prandini
  • Secure coding I - software engineering - SSD INF/01 - Ambra Molesini
  • Secure coding II - web app security and testing - SSD IING-INF/05 - Alessandro Braccio
  • Secure coding III - mobile security and testing  - SSD IING-INF/05 - Alfonso Solimeo
  • Security monitoring I - Malware analysis and detection - SSD IING-INF/05 - Fabio Pierazzi
  • Security monitoring II - information correlation - SSD INF/01 - Pietro Delsante
  • Incident response - SSD ING-INF/05 - Luca Losio
  • Cyber Forensics - SSD INF/01 - Alessandro Amoroso
Compulsory attendance

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